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Old 07-30-2004, 08:19 AM   #1
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Default Nova L3 or Mugen X12

Trying to find out which motor is better, the x12 is not turbo and the l3 is. Also the L3 has a micro cast piston which I am not sure makes a difference

Wondering about the micro cast piston..seem they are short lived
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Old 08-06-2004, 11:02 AM   #2
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Microcasting has its pluses and minuses. It performs better at the high end of the temperature range, but yes it does wear a little faster.

The L3 is a different beast. Its a long stroke designed for short tracks. They are great motors.

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